Program Description: 

This series focuses on determining and developing a comprehensive surgical treatment plan for patients with drug-resistant epilepsy. It is a comprehensive forum, often with members from Neurology, Neurosurgery, Neuroradiology, Neuropsychology, Psychiatry, and epilepsy nursing / support staff -- the experience is dynamic and interactive in formulating a consensus treatment plan.

 

Key Words: Medically refractory epilepsy, intracranial EEG, ablative and neurostimulation-based epilepsy surgery

Target audience: 
  • Physician
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Physician Assistant
  • Nurse
  • Psychologist
Learning objectives: 

Participants who engage in this educational intervention will be able to:

• Formulate a surgical plan for patients with drug-resistant epilepsy based upon analysis (and synthesis) of ancillary data, namely scalp EEG (and invasive EEG), PET / MR neuroimaging, MEG, Neuropsychology, fMRI, and clinical data, such as seizure semiology.

 

Faculty & credentials: 

Activity Directors:

Patrick Bauer, MD

Assistant Professor

Department of Neurology

Medical College of Wisconsin

In accordance with the ACCME® Standards for Integrity and Independence in Accredited Continuing Education, Standard 3, all in control of content must disclose any relevant financial relationships. The following in control of content had no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

  • Patrick Bauer

The following persons in control of content disclosed the following financial relationships which were reviewed via the MCW conflict of interest mitigation process and addressed.

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Contact

Name: 
Meghan Delmore
Accreditation Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
 
Designation of Credit Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
 
Hours of Participation for Allied Health Professionals:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this activity for up to 1.0 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals.
Session date: 
09/19/2023 - 8:00am to 9:30am CDT
Location: 
Virtual Meeting
Milwaukee, WI 53226
United States
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
    AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 1.00 Hours of Participation
    Hours of Participation credit.

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